Animator Salaries

238 SalariesUpdated May 13, 2021

Average Base Pay
CA$57k / yr
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The national average salary for a Animator is $57,222 in Canada. Filter by location to see Animator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 238 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Animator employees.

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2D AnimatorCA$46k
3D ArtistCA$54k

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Animator

Mercury Filmworks

CA$41,333/yr

Range: CA$23k - CA$65k

16 salaries

CA$41,333/yr
CA$23kCA$65k

Animator

WildBrain

CA$55,409/yr

Range: CA$50k - CA$62k

14 salaries

CA$55,409/yr
CA$50kCA$62k

Animator - Monthly

Bardel Entertainment

CA$3,959/mo

Range: CA$1k - CA$5k

14 salaries

CA$3,959/mo
CA$1kCA$5k

Animator - Contractor

MPC

CA$59,563/yr

Range: CA$37k - CA$104k

13 salaries

CA$59,563/yr
CA$37kCA$104k

Animator - Monthly Contractor

Bardel Entertainment

CA$4,412/mo

Range: CA$2k - CA$5k

9 salaries

CA$4,412/mo
CA$2kCA$5k

Animator

Titmouse

CA$57,117/yr

Range: CA$43k - CA$64k

9 salaries

CA$57,117/yr
CA$43kCA$64k

Animator

Jam Filled Entertainment

CA$48,485/yr

Range: CA$40k - CA$66k

9 salaries

CA$48,485/yr
CA$40kCA$66k

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Animator

Ubisoft

CA$54,339/yr

Range: CA$28k - CA$80k

8 salaries

CA$54,339/yr
CA$28kCA$80k

Animator

Imageworks

CA$85,523/yr

Range: CA$69k - CA$100k

8 salaries

CA$85,523/yr
CA$69kCA$100k

Animator

Mainframe Studios

CA$60,606/yr

Range: CA$44k - CA$76k

8 salaries

CA$60,606/yr
CA$44kCA$76k

Animator - Contractor

Guru Studio

CA$66,123/yr

Range: CA$40k - CA$76k

8 salaries

CA$66,123/yr
CA$40kCA$76k

Animator

Framestore

CA$71,740/yr

Range: CA$51k - CA$119k

7 salaries

CA$71,740/yr
CA$51kCA$119k

Animator - Contractor

Mainframe Studios

CA$57,202/yr

Range: CA$40k - CA$76k

7 salaries

CA$57,202/yr
CA$40kCA$76k

Animator

Cinesite

CA$77,211/yr

Range: CA$48k - CA$83k

7 salaries

CA$77,211/yr
CA$48kCA$83k

Animator

Arc Productions

CA$62,043/yr

Range: CA$47k - CA$72k

7 salaries

CA$62,043/yr
CA$47kCA$72k

Animator - Contractor

Arc Productions

CA$58,363/yr

Range: CA$48k - CA$79k

6 salaries

CA$58,363/yr
CA$48kCA$79k

Animator - Contractor

Imageworks

CA$76,654/yr

Range: CA$65k - CA$94k

5 salaries

CA$76,654/yr
CA$65kCA$94k

Animator - Hourly

Atomic Cartoons

CA$25/hr

Range: CA$22 - CA$30

5 salaries

CA$25/hr
CA$22CA$30

Animator - Contractor

Nelvana

CA$59,747/yr

Range: CA$46k - CA$74k

5 salaries

CA$59,747/yr
CA$46kCA$74k

Animator

Copernicus Studios

CA$45,368/yr

Range: CA$32k - CA$48k

5 salaries

CA$45,368/yr
CA$32kCA$48k

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent animator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$61,357
per year
A FX Artist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $61,357 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$24
hourly
A 2D Animator in the Vancouver Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$46,800
per year
A 2D Animator in the Halifax Area area reported making $46,800 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Halifax Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A FX Artist in the Montreal Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Self-Employed
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private